475 Manhattan Boulevard
Gretna, LA 70054
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Jcfa serves 154 students in grades 8-12.
Jcfa placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Jcfa's student population of 154 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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School Rankings

Jcfa is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Jcfa is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#836 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
15%
7%
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Black
42%
43%
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White
36%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Graduation Rate
10-14%
81%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 154 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 10-14% (Btm 50% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 10%)

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